The United States Bureau of Labor Statistics will publish the US Consumer Price Index (CPI) m/m on January 12 at 15:30 GMT+2. The index measures a change in the price of goods and services purchased by consumers.
Japan's factories and retailers tack on in November
In November, Japan's factories and retailers reported better-than-anticipated surge in activity, while minutes from the key bank's last policy gathering demonstrated board members lifting the prospect of reducing stimulus.
Thursday’s firm data along with suggestions of a shift away from the BOJ’s crisis-era policies come as the outlook for the world's number three economy goes from strength to strength.
In December, data disclosed that Japanese companies forecast a further soar in industrial output as firm overseas demand keeps backing factory activity as well as broader economic growth.
Some BOJ board members are actually encouraging debate about soaring rates or reducing purchases of exchange-traded funds responding to the improving outlook, as a summary of views expressed at last week's policy gathering revealed.
Another board member told that the BOJ requires examining the policy effects and also the probable side effects of ETF purchases from each angle due to leaping stock prices and earnings.
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The US dollar index keeps rounding above the 103.60 historical support level. The buyers have already defended this level for three weeks, highlighting their interest in the greenback. Thus, buying USD looks less risky right now.
The Reserve Bank of Australia (RBA) will make a statement and release a Cash Rate on February 7, 05:30 GMT+2. It's among the primary tools the RBA uses to communicate with investors about monetary policy.
This week may be the most important since the year started as the Fed assess the economic outlook and the US presents fresh NFP readings.
S&P Global, a private banking company, will release a monthly change in British Flash Manufacturing Purchasing Managers Index (PMI) on January 24, 11:30 GMT+2. The index is a leading indicator of economic health as businesses react quickly to market conditions, and purchasing managers hold the most current and relevant insight into the company's view of the economy.